Share This: #KENYA: Chemical Tanker Tragedy Claims Many Lives. #SouthSudan#SSudan Kenya is in shock following a horrible accident on Nairobi-Naivasha Highway that has claimed over 40 lives. The accident happened last night, 80km west of Nairobi, when a chemical tanker lost control veering off course before exploding and incinerating 12 cars according to authorities. Kenya… Read More »
Share This: MEDIA: #Kenya Deports British Journalist Who Might Not Have Had Work Permit. #SouthSudan #SSudan Kenya yesterday deported a British journalist after detaining him for 24 hours. The journalist, Jerome Starkey, was detained on Thursday on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA). Mr Starkey tweeted that he had no idea why he was… Read More »
Share This: REGIONAL: Khartoum Refuses To Shut IO-ITB Offices. #SouthSudan#SSudan Khartoum has hinted that it will not shut down the offices of IO-In the Bush because it has “ties to both sides” according to a Sudanese diplomat in London. Khalid al-Mubarak hinted that NCP will not comply with South Sudan’s request during and interview with… Read More »
Share This: A Civil disobedience protest underway in #Khartoum, #Sudan. The Civil disobedience started on the 27th November and could last for 3 days. Sunday is often the busiest day of the week but the streets are empty with business owners coming out in support of the civil disobedience. The protests are against the recent… Read More »
Share This: BY THE NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (JUBA, CES) – Uganda has agreed to reduce visa application fees of $100USD to $50USD at checkpoints, said Mawien Makol Ariik, spokesperson at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Share This: BY THE NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (NAIROBI, KE) – Kenyans have expressed concern on social media over rebel leader Riek Machar using Nairobi as a ‘rebels’ base’ and threatening President Kiir on Kenya’s national TV.
Share This: BY NATIONAL COURIER STAFF (JUBA, CES) – The former Commissioner of Pochalla North County of Jonglei State has suddenly passed away. Joseph Okello Wello died in Adjumani District in Uganda over the weekend from a suspect heart attack.